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Buchan, Alastair Francis (1918–1976), writer on strategic and international affairs

Michael Howard.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Defence Strategy, Planning, and Research; Diplomatic History; International Relations; Politics. 904 words.

Buchan, Alastair Francis (1918–1976), writer on strategic and international affairs, was born at 76 Portland Place, London, on 9 September 1918, the third son and the fourth and youngest...

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Cable, Sir James Eric Sydney Skelton (1920–2001), diplomatist and writer on naval strategy

Eric J. Grove.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

March 2009; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Defence Strategy, Planning, and Research; Naval Forces and Warfare; Diplomatic History; International Relations. 1119 words.

Cable, Sir James Eric Sydney Skelton (1920–2001), diplomatist and writer on naval strategy, was born on 15 November 1920, at 132 Earls Court Road, Kensington, London, the elder son of Eric...

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Colomb, Sir John Charles Ready (1838–1909), defence strategist and advocate of imperial federation

John F. Beeler.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Defence Strategy, Planning, and Research; Politics. 1510 words.

Colomb, Sir John Charles Ready (1838–1909), defence strategist and advocate of imperial federation, second son of Lieutenant-General George Thomas Colomb (1788–1874), colonel of the 97th...

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Wingate, Sir Ronald Evelyn Leslie, second baronet (1889–1978), imperial administrator and wartime deception planner

Roger T. Stearn.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online September 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Defence Strategy, Planning, and Research; US Politics; US Colonial and Revolutionary History; Colonialism and Imperialism; Warfare and Defence. 1972 words.

Wingate, Sir Ronald Evelyn Leslie, second baronet (1889–1978), imperial administrator and wartime deception planner, was born on 30 September 1889 at 18 Campden Grove, Kensington, London,...

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Wintringham, Thomas Henry [Tom] (1898–1949), socialist activist and military theorist

Adrian Smith.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Defence Strategy, Planning, and Research; Political Theory; Politics. 1835 words.

Wintringham, Thomas Henry [Tom] (1898–1949), socialist activist and military theorist, was born on 15 May 1898 in Grimsby, Lincolnshire, the third child of John Fildes Wintringham...

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